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Field Activity Details for field activity 16CNT03

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Other ID: none

Status: Completed


Funding Program(s): Other (Other)

Data Source Information: Quantum Spatial, Inc.

Information Specialist(s): Alexandra Fredericks, Nathaniel Plant

Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: LIDAR

Start Date: 2016-09-10

End Date: 2016-09-12

Equipment Used: Light Detection and Ranging (LIDAR)

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:

Notes: USGS Contract Number: G16PC00016
Task Order Number: G16PD01063


Assateague Island, MD and VA

North: 38.37611542 South: 37.84897651 West: -75.44311523 East: -75.06405204



Williams, B.N., Schreppel, H.A., Stalk C.A., 2019, Footprints of lidar datasets published at the U.S. Geological Survey St. Petersburg Coastal and Marine Science Center since 2001: U.S. Geological Survey data release,


Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Light Detection and Ranging (LIDAR) --- LIDAR
ASIS2016_HRHM_SM_z18_n88g12B_mosaic.tif (Lidar-derived seamless topography DEM mosaic for Assateague Island, Maryland and Virginia, collected post-Hurricane Hermine.)
ASIS2016_HRHM_SM_z18_n88g12B_classified.laz (Lidar-derived classified point-cloud dataset for Assateague Island, Maryland and Virginia, collected post-Hurricane Hermine. Please note large file size impacts load rate.)

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